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Eimear McBride

Eimear McBride studied acting at Drama Centre London. Her debut novel 'A Girl is a Half-formed Thing' won the inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, Irish Novel of the Year, the Bailey's Prize for Women's Fiction, The Desmond Elliott Prize and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Award. Her second novel 'The Lesser Bohemians' won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and was shortlisted for many others. She is the inaugural holder of the Beckett Research Centre's Creative Fellowship at the University of Reading. She writes and reviews for the Guardian, New Statesman and the Times Literary Supplement and she lives in London.

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    • A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing

    • A Novel
    • By: Eimear McBride
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 48

    In scathing, furious, unforgettable prose, Eimear McBride tells the story of a young girl's devastating adolescence as she and her brother, who suffers from a brain tumor, struggle....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant. Harrowing.

    • By Adam M. Miles on 10-06-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Lesser Bohemians

    • A Novel
    • By: Eimear McBride
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    One night an 18-year-old Irish girl, recently arrived in London to attend drama school, meets an older man - a well-regarded actor in his own right. She is naive and thrilled by life in the city....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Took a little while to get hooked

    • By Pictorama on 11-23-16

    Regular price: $28.00

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